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Photographs of the WCTU Fountain

Photographs of the WCTU (Women's Christian Temperance Union) Fountain. The fountain was erected in 1905 for the purpose of removing "the temptation of visiting saloons from country boys". It was donated through the WCTU by Thomas Davis, a pioneer of…

Charles E. Lee's Oral History

This is the oral history of Charles E. Lee. He was interviewed in December 1980 by Betty Turnell. The interview covers his life in Decatur, World War I, prohibition, practicing law, becoming a state Senator and Mayor of Decatur, and prominent…